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Olympian or Olympians may refer to:


  • Twelve Olympians, the principal gods and goddesses of classical Greek mythology and religion.
  • Olympian spirits, spirits mentioned in several renaissance and post-renaissance books of magic



  • Olympian (automobile), an automobile built by the Olympian Motors Company from 1917–21
  • Olympian (sidewheeler), a large sidewheel steamboat that operated on Puget Sound from about 1884 to 1890
  • Leyland Olympian, a double-decker bus built by British Leyland/Leyland Bus
  • Leyland-MCW Olympian, a single-deck bus built by Weymann Coachbuilders using Leyland Tiger Cub units
  • Volvo Olympian, a rear-engine double decker bus built by Volvo from 1992 to 2000
  • Volvo Olympian (low-floor) or Volvo B9TL, a low-floor double-decker bus built by Volvo Buses since 2002
  • Olympian and Olympian Hiawatha, passenger trains operated by the Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul and Pacific Railroad from 1911 to 1961
  • Olympian (typeface), a typeface designed in 1970 by Matthew Carter


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Other uses[edit]

  • Olympian (album), an album by British rock band Gene
  • The Olympian, a daily newspaper based in Olympia, Washington
  • The Olympians, an opera by Arthur Bliss to a libretto by J. B. Priestley, first performed in 1949
  • Olympian Publishing, a publishing house with offices in Chicago, IL, USA
  • Committee of 300, a conspiracy theory which alleges the existence of a group founded by the British aristocracy in 1727

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